Ford has made a Ford Range Limited Edition from a team of experts as a tribute to one of the champions of motorcycling history, Valentino Rossi.
Among the most titled Riders of Motorcycling. Nine world titles won (five of which won consecutively between 2001 and 2005). The only rider in the history of the World Championship to have won the championship in four different classes: 125, 250, 500 and MotoGP. He also holds the primacy of the largest number of grand prizes held consecutively in the world of Speed, with 228 appearances. Who are we talking about? We give you a little clue, 46.
The Ford has thus decided to make a tribute Valentino Rossi, realizing a unique off-road vehicle. From the Union of MS-RT and Carlex Design was born a Ford Ranger worthy of the two-wheeler Doctor. The VR46 brand serves as a decorative pattern, both for interiors and for the livery made ad hoc. 18 “rims, reinforced bumper and LED headlamp band placed on the roof are just a few details that make this pick up really unique. The interiors signed by Carlex Design are in black leather, in contrast to the yellow details of the seams, the head rests and the base of the gearbox that immediately refers to the colors of the rider. The Off-Road is also equipped with a customized suspension kit and a custom-made sports system.
A captivating Design that is also a cheeky engine. The powertrain is, in fact, a Ford 3.2 TDCi from 197 hp with 470 Nm of torque. Not only design and performance, but also a technology for this Ford Range VR. Dual Zone air conditioner, 8 “touchscreen with Ford SYNC3 system (voice control, Bluetooth, and USB connection). The most terrain and isolated paths are not to be feared thanks to the satellite navigator that will offer a driving experience in total safety. In addition, the package includes front parking sensors and a 230 V internal transformer.
The most demanding customers can also opt for the OFF-Road package that includes, in addition to the booster kit and the canopy LED fascia, an MS-RT tank protection system, combined with custom rubber mats.
This Ford Range Limited Edition is already the forbidden dream of fans of the two wheels and for those who, on the contrary, prefer the four wheels, is definitely an edition that gives the pick up of the American house a touch of style branded VR46.